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Old Masters in New
Frames Film Series:
Thursday, September 20, 2012
Andrei Tarkovsky’s masterful Andrei Rublev (1966, 205 min., Russian with subtitles) explores not just the life and work of the famous icon painter, but the whole cosmos of late medieval Russia, in an unparalleled epic of art, faith, and history. The film will be introduced by a scholar to be announced. Old Masters in New Frames is a free film series that pairs feature films about famous artists with scholarly interlocutors who put the work in context, offering an introduction and/or leading a post-film discussion.